By Rabia Mohamed Ismail Abdul Rahim, NUALS, Kochi.
One of the major drawbacks of our Incredible India’s infrastructure is the poor quality of roads. But that is about to change! On the 24th of October, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari announced an umbrella programme for roads, The Bharat Mala Project. The programme is scheduled to hit the ground soon, ending all existing highway projects, including the flagship NHDP, in six months, as it has also been ratified by the Public Investment Board. Continue reading